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MATERIALS SAFETY DATA SHEET

 

May be used to comply with OSHA's Hazard Communication Standard 29 CFR 1910,1200.  Standard must be consulted for specific requirements.

IDENTITY as used on label and list: 

GELATIN COARSE TO 100 MESH

     HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS/ IDENTITY INFORMATION

This product is not manufactured to contain a reportable component as defined in 29 CFR 1910.1200

Hazard Information Label Data:

     HAZARD CODE:

4 = Extreme
Flammability 0
3 = High
Reactivity 0
2 = Moderate
Health 0
1 = Slight
Special 0
0 = Insignificant
 

     PHYSICAL/ CHEMICAL CHARACTERISTICS:

Specific Gravity
>1.2
Melting Point
decomposes above 100 degrees C; complete combustion at 1069 degrees F
Solubility in Water
Swells in cold water; complete at 40 degrees C
Appearance and Odor
Ivory to Amber colored powder
Shelf Life
Indefinite

     FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARD DATA:

Flash point
Non Flammable
Extinguishing Media
Water, foam,CO2, & ABC rated extinguisher
Special Fire Fighting Procedures
Treat as typical combustible fire

     REACTIVITY DATA:

Stability
Stable
Hazardous Polymerization         
Will not occur

     HEALTH HAZARD DATA

     ROUTES OF ENTRY:

Inhalation
Dust
 
N/A
Ingestion
Non-toxic
Health hazard (acute & chronic)
None Known
Carginogenically
None
 
 
Emergency and first aid procedures
Wash off dust with warm water

    

PRECAUTIONS FOR SAFE HANDLING AND USE:

STEPS TO BE TAKEN IN CASE MATERIAL IS RELEASED OR SPILLED:
 

This material is not a hazardous waste as specified in 40 DFR 261. Handle as biodegradable powder.

WASTE DISPOSAL METHOD:
 

Dispose in an approved landfill in compliance with all regulations or burn in an approved combustion disposal.

PRECAUTIONS TO BE TAKEN IN HANDLING AND STORING:
 

Handle according to good manufacturing and warehousing practices.

     CONTROL MEASURES:

Respiratory Protection (Specify type)
Dust protector
Ventilation - local exhaust
As needed
Ventilation - Mechanical (general)
As needed
Protective Gloves
Not required
Eye Protection
Safety Glasses
Other Protective clothing
Use good manufacturing practice
Work/ Hygienic Practices
Use good manufacturing practice

     STORAGE & LABELING:

Indoors
Yes
Outdoors
No
To preserve integrity of product, do not store in excessive heat or in contact with water.  Prolonged storage recommendations are to re-evaluate physical and chemical characteristics every three years.

 

             
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